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   Thursday, April 23, 2015
2:30 PM -
Puppet Show
Event Location: Main Level of the Library
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
Mr. Vinny's Lil' Puppet Show is a delightful show for children. Listen and learn with Mr. Vinny's puppets and stories. All are welcome. Registration is not required.


5:00 PM - 9:00 AM
World Book Night
Event Location: Main Floor / Circulation Desk
Event Audience: Adult
Contact: Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031
rdonovan@southboroughma.com
In celebration of the fifth annual World Book Night, a limited number of last year's selection Same Difference by Derek Kirk Kim will be given out for free at the upstairs circulation desk. Please ask for Ryan to claim your copy of the book.


7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Southborough Genealogy Club
Event Location: Main Floor
Event Audience: Adult
Contact: Carol Colaianni ‎   
carol.colaianni@comcast.net
This is an informal group meeting where you can learn and share tips about resources for researching family history. This event is free and open to the public. Bring your laptop and join in!




   Monday, April 27, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 2-5 years and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories and a craft based on a theme. Drop-in, no registration required. 


   Tuesday, April 28, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 2-5 years and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories and a craft based on a theme. Drop-in, no registration required. 


   Wednesday, April 29, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 2-5 years and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories and a craft based on a theme. Drop-in, no registration required. 


6:45 PM - 8:45 PM
Candidates' Night
Event Location: Main Floor
Event Audience: Adult
Contact: Jane Smith   508-485-5031
The Trustees of the Southborough Library will hold their annual "Candidates' Night" at the Southborough Library on Wednesday evening, April 29, to give voters a chance to meet the candidates and get answers to issues of concern.  All candidates running for election or re-election in May have been invited.


   Thursday, April 30, 2015
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Baby and Toddler Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
Earthworms
Event Location: Eaton Meeting Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
Children will learn the incredible roll that earthworms play in our environment and make a worm farm to take home!
This program is for children ages 5-8 years old. Registration is required.
Supported by the Southborough Community Fund, a Fund of the Foundation for MetroWest.



5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
An Evening of eBook Help
Event Location: Front, Historic Area
Event Audience: Adult
Contact: Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031
rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Kindle getting you down? Nook woes? Wondering how you can read library books on your iPad? Staff will be conducting eBook help to the best of their ability. Registration is not required. Bring in your device and we'll do our best to help you check out books electronically! 


   Saturday, May 02, 2015
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Free Comic Book Day
Event Location: Main Floor
Event Audience: All Ages
Contact: Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031
rdonovan@southboroughma.com
In partnership with Diamond Comic Distributors, celebrate Free Comic Book Day at the library this year. Every attendee will get a free comic book of their choice until supplies run out. Be sure to visit local comics shops in the area to check if they are participating.


   Monday, May 04, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 2-5 years and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories and a craft based on a theme. Drop-in, no registration required. 


   Tuesday, May 05, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 2-5 years and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories and a craft based on a theme. Drop-in, no registration required. 


   Wednesday, May 06, 2015
10:00 AM -
First Wednesday Book Group
Event Location: Main Level of the Library
Event Audience: Adult
Contact: Ryan   508-485-5031
rdonovan@southboroughma.com
The First Wednesday Book Group will be discussing Maine by Courtney Sullivan. A great book for the approaching warmer weather! This will be the last meeting for the group until September. Join us!



10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 2-5 years and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories and a craft based on a theme. Drop-in, no registration required. 


3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Legos
Event Location: Eaton Meeting Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
Build with LEGOs at the Library! Children must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. No registration is required.



   Thursday, May 07, 2015
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Teen Advisory Group
Event Location: Main Floor in or near the Teen Space
Event Audience: Young Adult
Contact: Naomi   508-485-5031
Want to help the library!? This group usually meets once a month to help brainstorm future teen events and suggest new materials for the library's YA collection. Meet us in the Teen Space upstairs. For Middle & High School ages.


   Friday, May 08, 2015
11:00 AM -
David Garden
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
David Garden from Music Together returns to the Library with music that's just right for toddlers and preschoolers. All are welcome to dance and sing along! Drop-in, no registration required.




   Monday, May 11, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 2-5 years and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories and a craft based on a theme. Drop-in, no registration required. 


   Tuesday, May 12, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 2-5 years and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories and a craft based on a theme. Drop-in, no registration required. 


6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
4th-6th Grade Book Group
Event Location: Eaton Meeting Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Barbara   508-485-5031
bspiri@southboroughma.com
The 4th-6th grade book group will discuss the book The Witches by Roald Dahl.



   Wednesday, May 13, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 2-5 years and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories and a craft based on a theme. Drop-in, no registration required. 


11:00 AM -
Senior Center Book Group
Event Location:
Event Audience: Adult
Contact: Pat   508-485-0304
Join library staff member Pat as she leads a discussion on The Gods of Gotham by Lyndsay Faye.


6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Young Adult Book Group
Event Location: Downstairs across from the Children's Room
Event Audience: Young Adult
Contact: Naomi   508-485-5031
Join our lively discussion each month.  Click here for more information. For Middle & High School ages.

We will be skyping with the author.



7:30 PM -
Friends of the Southborough Library
Event Location: Eaton Meeting Room
Event Audience: Adult
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
Come be a part of our Friends group. All are welcome to attend!



   Thursday, May 14, 2015
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Baby and Toddler Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
From Cows to Computers: The '70s in Southborough
Event Location: Main Floor
Event Audience: Adult
Contact: Donna L. McDaniel   508-481-8299
music196569@gmail.com
A discussion of the changes Southborough underwent as it moved from primarily a community of farms to a sought-after suburban community in the 1970's. Donna will inform attendees of the citizens who had the foresight to prepare for change through careful zoning, water system expansion, a modern refuse disposal system, and re-shaped local government.


   Monday, May 18, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 2-5 years and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories and a craft based on a theme. Drop-in, no registration required. 


   Tuesday, May 19, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 2-5 years and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories and a craft based on a theme. Drop-in, no registration required. 


   Wednesday, May 20, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 2-5 years and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories and a craft based on a theme. Drop-in, no registration required. 


6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
2nd-3rd Grade Book Group
Event Location: Eaton Meeting Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
The 2nd-3rd Group Book will meet to discuss I Survived the San Francisco Earthquake by Lauren Tarshis.


   Thursday, May 21, 2015
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Baby and Toddler Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Young Adult
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Southborough Genealogy Club
Event Location: Main Floor
Event Audience: Adult
Contact: Carol Colaianni ‎   
carol.colaianni@comcast.net
This is an informal group meeting where you can learn and share tips about resources for researching family history. This event is free and open to the public. Bring your laptop and join in!




   Tuesday, May 26, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 2-5 years and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories and a craft based on a theme. Drop-in, no registration required. 


   Wednesday, May 27, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 2-5 years and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories and a craft based on a theme. Drop-in, no registration required. 


7:00 PM - 8:30 AM
Author Ron McAdow
Event Location: Main Floor
Event Audience: Adult
Contact: John Reilly   
jreils1954@gmail.com
Ron will introduce us to Ike Martin, a suburban guy who finds himself married to a big city woman- and in charge of her high-tech adolescent sons. Ike's wife is lovely buy elusive, and her artistic friends make the strangest house-sitters. Pick up a copy of Ike and meet this entertaining crowd of characters!


   Thursday, May 28, 2015
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Baby and Toddler Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Teen Crafternoon
Event Location: Main Floor
Event Audience: Young Adult
Contact: Terry Monteith   
monteithtl@yahoo.com
Mosiac Mirrors with Terry Monteith. Limited to the first 12 teenage participants. This program is supported in part by a grant from the Southborough Cultural Arts Council, a local agency which is supported the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency. 



   Monday, June 01, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 2-5 years and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories and a craft based on a theme. Drop-in, no registration required. 


   Tuesday, June 02, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 2-5 years and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories and a craft based on a theme. Drop-in, no registration required. 


   Wednesday, June 03, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 2-5 years and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories and a craft based on a theme. Drop-in, no registration required. 


   Thursday, June 04, 2015
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Baby and Toddler Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Teen Advisory Group
Event Location: Main Floor in or near the Teen Space
Event Audience: Young Adult
Contact: Naomi   508-485-5031
Want to help the library!? This group meets once a month to help brainstorm future teen events and suggest new materials for the library's YA collection. Meet us in the Teen Space upstairs. For Middle & High School ages.


   Saturday, June 06, 2015
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friends of the Library Book Sale
Event Location:
Event Audience: Adult
Contact: Diana Trembley   508-485-5031
Join The Friends of the Southborough Library for their tri-annual book sale fundraiser!

Books for sale will include adult fiction and non fiction as well as books for children of all ages.  We will have DVDs & CDs for sale, too!

The Friends of the Library is a non-profit organization dedicated to enriching the services of the library. Funds from the book sale support many library programs & museum passes.





   Tuesday, June 09, 2015
3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Legos
Event Location: Eaton Meeting Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
Build with LEGOs at the Library! Children must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. No registration is required.



   Wednesday, June 10, 2015
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Young Adult Book Group
Event Location: Main Floor in or near the Teen Space
Event Audience: Young Adult
Contact: Naomi   508-485-5031
Join our lively discussion each month.  Click here for more information. For Middle & High School ages.



   Thursday, June 11, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Author Janet Singer
Event Location: Main Floor
Event Audience: Adult
Contact: Janet Singer   
ocdtalk@yahoo.com
Author Janet Singer will recount how her family floundered and then fought their way through a disorienting maze of treatments and programs, desperately trying to find the right help for her son Dan, who suffered from obsessive-compulsive disorder so severe he could not even eat. Janet will talk about her family's journey, including her decision to write this book.


   Wednesday, June 17, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Comic Drawing Workshop
Event Location: Main Level of the Library
Event Audience: Young Adult
Contact: Naomi   508-485-0304
Come learn basic drawing techniques as well as character and page design with DC and Marvel artist, Jack Purcell.  For more information, click here.

This program is supported by the Friends of the Southborough Library.



   Thursday, June 18, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Southborough Genealogy Club
Event Location: Main Floor
Event Audience: Adult
Contact: Carol Colaianni ‎   
carol.colaianni@comcast.net
This is an informal group meeting where you can learn and share tips about resources for researching family history. This event is free and open to the public. Bring your laptop and join in!




   Thursday, June 25, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Teen Crafternoon
Event Location: Main Floor
Event Audience: Young Adult
Contact: Mandy Roberge   
ahroberge@gmail.com
Henna Tattoos with Mandy Roberge. Limited to the first 12 teenage participants. This program is supported in part by a grant from the Southborough Cultural Arts Council, a local agency which is supported the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency. 


   Wednesday, July 15, 2015
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Young Adult Book Group
Event Location: Main Floor in or near the Teen Space
Event Audience: Young Adult
Contact: Naomi   508-485-0304
Join our lively discussion each month.  Click here for more information. For Middle & High School ages.


   Wednesday, July 22, 2015
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Teen Advisory Group
Event Location: Main Floor in or near the Teen Space
Event Audience: Young Adult
Contact: Naomi   508-485-5031
Want to help the library!? This group usually meets once a month to help brainstorm future teen events and suggest new materials for the library's YA collection. Meet us in the Teen Space upstairs. For Middle & High School ages.


   Thursday, July 30, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Teen Crafternoon
Event Location: Main Floor
Event Audience: Young Adult
Contact: Rory Valentine   
rorynv@aol.com
Needle Felting with Rory Valentine - Limited to the first 12 teenage participants. This program is supported in part by a grant from the Southborough Cultural Arts Council, a local agency which is supported the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency. 


   Wednesday, August 19, 2015
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Teen Advisory Group
Event Location: Main Floor in or near the Teen Space
Event Audience: Young Adult
Contact: Naomi   508-485-5031
Want to help the library!? This group usually meets once a month to help brainstorm future teen events and suggest new materials for the library's YA collection. Meet us in the Teen Space upstairs. For Middle & High School ages.


   Thursday, August 27, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Teen Crafternoon
Event Location: Main Floor
Event Audience: Young Adult
Contact: Mandy Roberge   
ahroberge@gmail.com
Sewing with Mandy Roberge. Limited to the first 12 teenage participants. This program is supported in part by a grant from the Southborough Cultural Arts Council, a local agency which is supported the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.  


   Monday, September 14, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 2-5 years and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories and a craft based on a theme. Drop-in, no registration required. 


   Tuesday, September 15, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 2-5 years and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories and a craft based on a theme. Drop-in, no registration required. 


6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
4th-6th Grade Book Group
Event Location: Eaton Meeting Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Barbara   508-485-5031
bspiri@southboroughma.com
The 4th-6th grade book group will discuss the book TBD by TBD.



   Wednesday, September 16, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 2-5 years and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories and a craft based on a theme. Drop-in, no registration required. 


   Thursday, September 17, 2015
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Baby and Toddler Story Time
Event Location: Children's Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Southborough Genealogy Club
Event Location: Main Level of the Library
Event Audience: Adult
Contact: Carol Colaianni ‎   
carol.colaianni@comcast.net
This is an informal group meeting where you can learn and share tips about resources for researching family history. This event is free and open to the public. Bring your laptop and join in!


   Wednesday, September 23, 2015
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
2nd-3rd Grade Book Group
Event Location: Eaton Meeting Room
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Kim   508-485-5031
kivers@southboroughma.com
The 2nd-3rd Group Book will meet to discuss TBD by TBD.


   Thursday, September 24, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Teen Crafternoon
Event Location: Main Floor
Event Audience: Young Adult
Contact: Terry Monteith   
monteithtl@yahoo.com
Printmaking with Terry Monteith. Limited to the first 12 teenage participants. This program is supported in part by a grant from the Southborough Cultural Arts Council, a local agency which is supported the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.